Deniz Eren Erişen is a researcher at the Institute of Metal Research (CAS-IMR) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and a PhD student at the China University of Science and Technology (USTC). His doctoral thesis is especially on biodegradable, bioavailable and antibacterial materials. He graduated from Anadolu University (continue as Eskisehir Technical University) Department of Materials Science and Engineering. Later, he completed his Master of Engineering degree in Materials Science at Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics. His master thesis was on heat conductivity behavior in vacuum insulation panels and porous materials under vacuum. He has a publication in the Journal of Thermal Engineering in this field. He is among the two representatives from China in the literature study of the ANNEX 65 project on the research of the Long-Term Performance of Super-Insulating Materials in Building Components & Systems of the International Energy Agency (IEA).
Beijing Economy University, Master's Student
Orçun Göktürk was born in Kayseri on 5 May 1991. He graduated from Department of Economy at Gazi University Economics and Managment Faculty in 2016. He worked as an editor in the monthly periodcal, “Bilim ve Utopya” in 2015-2017. Göktürk is currently doing his MA at University of International Business and Economy (UIBE), Department of International Relations in Beijing.
Renmin University, PhD Student
Bedii Gürcan was born in 1992 in Erzurum/Turkey. He graduated from Renmin University of China Faculty of Law in 2016. He completed his master’s degree in International Law at the same university in 2018. As from the same year, he has been continuing his PhD education in the field of International Trade Law.
Dokuz Eylül University, Law Student
Ebru Şahin completed her BA in International Studies at Ankara University. She holds an MA degree in International Relations from the Adnan Menderes Social Sciences Institute. Her dissertation is entitled “The Role of International Cooperation in China’s Rise As a Global Power”. Besides, she is pursuing a BA degree at Dokuz Eylul University's Law Faculty.
Ahu Yalçın Terzi
Shanghai University, Master's Student
He was born in 1995 in Ankara. He completed his high school education at Tarsus American High School. In 2019, he graduated from Department of International Relations at Ihsan Dogramaci Bilkent University. During his BA, he carried out a research project on ‘One Belt One Road’ and wrote a research paper. He worked as a Student Brand Manager at Red Bull Turkey company in 2017-2019. Between June 2017 and August 2017, he did his internship at the National Strategy Center. In September 2019, he began his MA on international trade at Shanghai University. He is currently working on the effects of the Belt and Road Initiative on the relationship between Turkey and China. He was the chairman of the Bilkent University Utopia and Science Society and a board member of Bilkent University Kemalist Thought Society. He is a member of the Tarsus American High School Alumni Association and LÖSEV. He is currently the president of the Shanghai unit of ‘Association of Turkish Student in China’.
Clinical Psychologist / Psychotherapist
Zeynep Yaşar graduated from Paris VII Sorbonne Cité University, Department of Psychology and completed her MA at the same university on psychology. For a period, she attended lessons at Harvard University while pursuing her BA at Sorbonne. She continued her studies in France, Argentina, England and America within the scope of education and clinic&social responsibility project. She also took place in the scope of United Nations sustainable development goals for Gender Equality projects in New Delhi-India and New York-USA. Her book which is psychoanalytic research on period of Harem in France was published. Besides, she translated various books from French to Turkish. She continues therapy and patient follow-up as a member of the British Psychological Society and also studies on strategic communication
University of International Business and Economics, PhD Student
Serdar Yurtçiçek was born in 1985 in Diyarbakır. He graduated from Tourism and Hospitality Management at Balıkesir University and then Department of Business at Dokuz Eylül University and also Department of International Relations at Anadolu University. He holds his MA degree in Department of Business at Beykent University in 2013-2015 and also International Issues and Global Governance at Zhejiang University in 2016-2020. He worked in companies like Nokia, Samsung Electronic-Turkey. Besides, he served as an Deputy Director General in Aydınlık Daily in 2014-2016.